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Daniel Swift

Daniel Swift
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Daniel Swift teaches at the New College of the Humanities in London. His first book, Bomber County, was longlisted for the Samuel Johnson Prize and the Guardian First Book award, and his essays and reviews have appeared in the New York Times, the New Statesman, and Harper’s.

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The Bughouse

The Bughouse

Daniel Swift
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A captivating biography of Ezra Pound told via the stories of his visitors at St. Elizabeths Hospital

In 1945, the great American poet Ezra Pound was deemed insane. He was due to stand trial...

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The Heart Is Strange
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The Heart Is Strange

John Berryman; Edited and with an Introduction by Daniel Swift
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

John Berryman was perhaps the most idiosyncratic American poet of the twentieth century. Best known for the painfully sad and raucously funny cycle of Dream Songs, he wrote passionately: of love...

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The Dream Songs
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The Dream Songs

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John Berryman; Edited by Daniel Swift; Introduction by Michael Hofmann
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

The complete Dream Songs-hypnotic, seductive, masterful-as thrilling to read now as they ever were

John Berryman's Dream Songs are perhaps the funniest, saddest, most intricately...

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77 Dream Songs
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77 Dream Songs

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John Berryman; Edited by Daniel Swift; Introduction by Henri Cole
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A wild, masterful Pulitzer Prize-winning cycle of poems that half a century later still shocks and astounds
John Berryman was hardly unknown when he published 77 Dream Songs, but...

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Berryman's Sonnets
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Berryman's Sonnets

John Berryman; Edited by Daniel Swift; Introduction by April Bernard
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

A brilliant and fiercely pitched sonnet cycle about love: at once passionate, forbidden, and doomed

John Berryman was an unconventional poet, but he must have surprised even himself...

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Bomber County
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Bomber County

Daniel Swift
Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Farrar, Straus and Giroux

In early June 1943, James Eric Swift, a pilot with the 83rd Squadron of the Royal Air Force, boarded his Lancaster bomber for a night raid on Münster and disappeared. Widespread aerial bombardment...

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